Watch Log: Saturday, May 27, 2017
May 31, 2017
Watch Log: Monday, May 29, 2017
May 31, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, May 28, 2017 – 6 a.m. Monday, May 29, 2017

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. Items contained herein are based on information available at the time of its release and should not be interpreted as an admission or finding of guilt. Arrest information may differ from formal charges filed by the prosecuting agency. To see a list of completed calls for service in the last 48 hours, visit

2:23 p.m.
Attempted robbery
477 N. 300 W.

A man entered a store, produced a box cutter and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk refused and the suspect fled the store in a gray Toyota Prius with possibly Idaho license plates. The suspect is described as a white male adult in his mid-30’s, approximately 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall, medium to heavy build, wearing a blue hat, gray shirt and sunglasses.

3:48 p.m.
613 E. 400 S.

A man entered a store, pulled out a box cutter from his pocket and demanded cash. The suspect fled in a gray small sedan, similar to a Hyundai. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male adult in his 30’s, 5 feet 6 inches tall and heavy set. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and a baseball cap with the letter “K” on it

12:33 a.m.
Assault on a police officer
370 E. South Temple St.

Officers responded on a trespasser. The suspect became aggressive towards officers and picked up a large stick, made death threats against officers and advanced rapidly on them. Officers deployed a 40mm and struck the suspect to no effect. Officers also attempted to use a CED, also causing no effect. Officers were eventually able to take John Quintana, 48, into custody and booked him into jail for assault on a peace officer.

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